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Archive of Events 2013

December 18, 2013 / GKS for Climax Portable Machine Tools

For more information contact Zdenek.Svoboda@trade.gov

December 9, 2013 / FastTrackKids Grand Opening

You are cordially invited to Grand Opening on Monday, December 9th beginning at 17:00. This event is organized in cooperation with the U.S. Commercial Service. To learn more, please click HERE.

December 3, 2013 / Industry meets Academia Conference

November 23, 2013 / Effective Hospital Conference

November 20 – 23, 2013 / Medica Dusseldorf trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

November 19, 2013 / SCP for Edge Systems/Datura – Official Ceremonial opening of Aesthetic and Clinical Medicine Clinic in Krc

Representatives of the U.S. Embassy officially opened the Center of Clinical and Aesthetic Medicine / Clinic Prague Krč. It is a private health care facility providing dermatologic, vascular surgery and aesthetic surgery, and psychiatric treatments. They use the most advanced equipment. According to Michal Sičák, one of the co-founders of the clinic, the aim is to use the best procedures available: “99 percent of the equipment used in our facility is made in the U.S.” The clinic has multi-therapeutic laser devices for surgical liposuction, for blood vessels issues, or for treatment of nails fungal disease. Using a special laser technology, the Clinic Prague Krč also offers a unique treatment of psoriasis; 250,000 Czechs suffer from this disease. As the only one in the Czech Republic, the center provides treatment using excimer laser. The treatment is completely covered by the general health care insurance plan. Videos: 1/ U.S. Commercial Counselor Stuart Schaag speaks what branches in the CR are the most interesting in the CR for American exporters. 2/ U.S. DCM Steven Kashkett explains the importance of supporting U.S. investments abroad.

November 13, 2013 / GKS for Steris Life Sciences

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

November 7, 2013 / Framchise Day

The Czech Franchise Institute and the Commercial Service of the U.S. Embassy organized of the annual Franchise Day Prague/FrAMchise Day 2013. Representatives from three dozen franchise brands and businesses participated at the event. Franchise Day offered a platform for entrepreneurs to present their projects and brands. The event included workshops management during the post-economic crisis period, and new and inspirative projects in the Czech franchise market. Videos from the event feature Deputy Chief of Mission Steven Kashkett, Commercial Counsellor Stuart Schaag and Eddy Jimenez, Vice President of KAHALA representing Cold Stone Creamery. For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

November 6 -7, 2013 / GKS for Cold Stone Creamery

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

October 22, 2013 / GKS for Cincinnati Test Systems Inc.

For more information contact Zdenek.Svoboda@trade.gov

October 8 – 9, 2013 / 3D Print Days Brno

The 3D Print Days conference is to support additive manufacturing technologies in the Czech and Central European markets. Exhibition of digital prototyping and 3D print technologies will accompany the conference.  The conference is held under the auspices of the American Embassy Prague. The U.S. Commercial Service and Svet Tisku (World of Print) are facilitating partners of the event, Stratasys / MCAE are main marketing partnets. For more information contact Zdenek.Svoboda@trade.gov

September 19 – 20, 2013 / GKS for WG Henschen

For more information contact Hana.Obrusnikova@trade.gov

September 18, 2013 / Dale Carnegie Training® is entering the Czech Republic

The Dale Carnegie Training® company is celebrating its very first year in the Czech Republic. The “Grand Launch” of the Dale Carnegie Training® will be organized under the patronage of the American Embassy in Prague with a special guest, Norman L. Eisen, the Ambassador of the United States to the Czech Republic. The event will be held on September 18th, 2013  in the Kaiserstejn palace in Prague, which is considered an architectural gem and is situated in Prague’s Lesser Quarter. Dale Carnegie, famous lecturer and author of books “How to Win Friends and Influence People“ or “How to Stop Worrying and Start Living“ founded the Dale Carnegie Training® company, which provides courses on self-development, in 1912. Since that time, company corporate specialists work with individuals and organizations to design solutions that unleash a person´s potential, enabling organizations to reach the next level of performance. The Dale Carnegie Training® operates in over 85 countries and in more than 25 languages with nearly 2,700 certified trainers. To date, over 8 million people have experienced the Dale Carnegie Training®. For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

July 25, 2013 / Visit of Fred P. Hochberg, Export-Import Bank Chairman

Chairman of the Export-Import Bank, Fred P. Hochberg visited the Czech Republic and participated in several key meetings at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Confederation of Industry, Czech power group CEZ, and Ministry of Industry and Trade. The Export-Import Bank will potentially play a key role in financing the expansion of the Temelin nuclear plant, should the U.S.-based Westinghouse win the tender. For more detailed information, please see the Reuters article.

July 25, 2013 /Embassy Day for Minority Interns

CS Prague hosted three young Roma interns as part of the “Embassy Day” during which they were able to visit and explore how CS Prague as well as different sections of the Embassy operate. Zdenek Svoboda and Johana Fiserova spoke to the interns about the purpose and main responsibilities of CS as well as informed them about the successful intern program that CS Prague offers. (The American Embassy in Prague has been assisting with the formation of a summer internship program for Roma young people in conjunction with AmCham - Czech Republic and the Open Society Fund. This is the pilot year of the program.)

July 14 – 16, 2013 / Cosmoprof Las Vegas trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

June 27, 2013 / Independence Day Celebration

June 20 – 22, 2013 / FranchiseExpo New York trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

June 17 - 21, 2013 / AirShow Paris trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Hana.Obrusnikova@trade.gov

June 4 – 6, 2013 / PowerGen Vienna trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Hana.Obrusnikova@trade.gov

June 4 – 5, 2013 / SCO Stuart Schaag at Gateway to Europe Conference in Minneapolis

gnature-EUROPE Conference

June 3 – 4, 2013 / GKS for NIDA Corp., ESCO Group, Hampden Engineering

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov or Zdenek.Svoboda@trade.gov

May 23, 2013 / GKS for Institutional Services Group

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

May 23, 2013 / GKS for Global Security Systems

For more information contact Luda.Taylor@trade.gov

May 23, 2013 / Webinar on Environmental Opportunities in Europe

For more information click HERE or contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

May 21 – 22, 2013 / IPS for Chuck E. Cheese‘s

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

May 16 – 17, 2013 / Catalog Fair at Book World

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

April 30, 2013 / 10th Czech Republic Burger King Ceremonial Opening

You can watch video from the opening HERE.

April 30, 2013 / IPS for Caplugs

For more information contact Hana.Obrusnikova@trade.gov

April 29 – 30, 2013 / GKS for RapidShot

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

April 22 – 25, 2013 / InfoSecurity trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Luda.Taylor@trade.gov

April 11 – 14, 2013 / Catalog Fair at FOR FAMILY (FOR PETS, FOR KIDS, FOR TEENS, FOR SENIOR)

For more information click HERE or contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

April 3, 2013 / GKS for InsituForm

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

March 14, 2013 / GKS for Sorme Cosmetics

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

March 8 – 9, 2013 / U.S. Commercial Services introduces U.S. franchise at the Franchise Meeting Point in Brno

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

March 4, 2013 / GKS follow up visit for CDD

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

March 1 – 2, 2013 / Catalog Fair at World of Beauty and Spa Prague

For more information click HERE or contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov Video from the fair is also available.

February 28, 2013 / GKS for Sundari

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

February 27 – 28, 2013 / GKS for Laureate International Universities

For more information contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

February 2, 2013 / IPS for Mary Kay

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

February 1 – 5, 2013 / Toy Fair Germany trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov

January 31, 2013 / SCP for IDC

For more information contact Luda.Taylor@trade.gov

January 30, 2013 / Webinar on Pet and Veterinary Products Market Opportunities in Czech Republic and United Kingdom

Webinar will introduce market opportunities in the Czech Republic and United Kingdom. The Czech Republic catalog fair at FOR FAMILY/FOR PETS fair will be introduced. In addition, participants will hear from CS European Union office on regulations and market entry issues for pet and veterinary products' manufacturers looking into EU market entry. For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov

January 29 - 31, 2013 / Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) Amsterdam trade fair visit

Representative of the US Commercial Service Prague will be present at the show. If you are interested in Czech Republic country briefing or meeting, please contact Luda.Taylor@trade.gov

January 23, 2013 / GKS for Center for Disease Detection

For more information contact Veronika.Novakova@trade.gov